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My Water-Only Hair Routine - Giving up shampoo and embracing simplicity

Over the years, I have purchased and used various brands of shampoos and conditioners to clean and look after my hair. Like most people, I want my hair to be clean and smell good and for the longest time, shampoo was the only product I knew of that ticked those boxes. 1,541 more words

Conscious Choice

How To Do Summer Hygge

Lately, I’ve been thinking about how to do hygge during the summer. 

Hygge is one of those natural things that just sort of happens in the winter, but what about summer?  579 more words

Living Simply

The Heart of A Minimalist

I’ve been praying again. I say again, because in my life I’ve treated praying like a diet. It’s a chore, something that takes up time for more enjoyable things, something I do when I’d rather get right to sleep at night. 960 more words


Searching for Simple: The Purge

Sometimes it takes a big move to realize just how much stuff you really have. I knew we had accumulated a lot over the years, but the sheer magnitude of how much we really owned had escaped me. 593 more words

simple things

It’s the simple things in life that are the most extraordinary.
Paulo Coelho

Photo by Roxanne Garrigues


Senses working overtime

My body is now about ten days into to the total plant lifestyle change. I am having to pay attention to both the status of my gas tank (aka gut) and the amount of water that I consume in order to keep my system happily functioning. 174 more words


The Other Side of Homemaking

When I looked for a picture to go with this post I came across a lot of 1950’s images of women in aprons cooking or cleaning and modern women multitasking (usually looking overwhelmed). 285 more words

Moms On Missions